Tampere, Finland

Introduction to Statistics

online course
when 3 August 2020 - 14 August 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 700

Statistical research and its phases of work, observation data, measurement, empirical distributions and statistics, dependencies between variables, conditional statistics, scatter plots, contingency tables, basics of statistical inference, use of the SPSS software, empirical project work.

Target group

University students and graduates from around the world.

Course aim

The student can independently perform a small-scale empirical study with a software appropriate for the situation using methods of descriptive statistics and statistical inference described on the course.

The student understands the requirements for use of the methods and their theoretical background.

The student can acquire research data suitable for the course, can describe the variables of the data using distributions and statistics, can narrow down and select the research problems to be studied and choose methods appropriate for the research problems.

The student can perform the necessary analyses and interpret the acquired results.

The student can report the research results.

Fee info

EUR 700: Course fee for students external to Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.
EUR 0: Courses are free of charge to degree students and exchange students (academic year 2020-2021) of Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.


No scholarships available.